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Polygon Wood

Nigel Cave

Polygon Wood

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Published by Leo Cooper in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ypres, 3rd Battle of, Ieper, Belgium, 1917.

  • Edition Notes

    On cover: Polygon Wood, Ypres.

    StatementNigel Cave.
    SeriesBattleground Europe
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD542.Y72 C384 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21587184M
    ISBN 10085052606X


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